Greg Cote is the CEO of Dragnet Software. Greg has more than 12 years of operating experience in the banking industry and more than 20 years of experience operating, financing or investing in technology companies. Prior to co-founding Dragnet, Greg was a portfolio manager at J & W Seligman & Co., overseeing a mutual fund that invested in public technology stocks. He was the chairman of the Venture Capital Investment Committee, which directed $2B in funds allocated for investments in private technology companies. He led venture capital investments in 14 private technology companies. As Chief Financial Officer of the Venture Capital Unit, he oversaw all financial aspects of the unit’s operations.
Before joining Seligman in 1999, Greg was a vice president and team leader at Venture Bank, a merchant banking division of PNC Incorporated. Before Venture Bank, he worked for 11 years at Comerica Incorporated, where he was a founding member of the High Technology Division, the 2nd largest practice of its kind in the United States. In 1985, he was co-founder and CFO of Microsystems Development Corporation, an ERP software vendor.
Greg earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Development Economics from the University of Michigan. He received a Master of Business Administration Degree, summa cum laude, from the University of California, Los Angeles.
Banking; Enterprise Software and IT; Finance
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University of Michigan